What is Practical Nursing school like? PTC's program combines classroom learning in subjects such as Medical Surgical nursing, OB nursing, Mental Health Nursing, Pediatric nursing and pharmacology with supervised clinical experience. You'll gain the knowledge and skills you need through study and hands-on application. Deadline for application is fast approaching. Learn more at: https://www.pontotoctech.edu/PracticalNursing
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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AAA Driver Improvement Class - February 27th - The program teaches drivers how to prepare the vehicle for optimum visibility, compensate for environmental factors, drive defensively and react to potentially dangerous traffic situations. State-approved courses meet requirements for volunteers, DMV and traffic court – and can qualify drivers for state mandated auto insurance discounts, point reduction, or the ability to earn safe driving credits. Details/Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NDkzMTM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NDg3MTI%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Our HVAC students participated in district competition today, with some great successes. Andon Russell, 1st Place-High School (going to State), Aiden Walls, 4th Place- Adult (going to State), and Manny Padilla, 5th Place-High School. Congrats to all who participated! #TrainingToSucceed
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Two students standing in front of PTC backdrop holding awards
PTC Welding students Mitchell Teel, Beau Griffin and Ty Burns competed in the Region 6 SkillsUSA Oklahoma Welding contest at the Moore-Norman Technology Center. Contestants demonstrated their skills in blue print reading, project layout, GMAW, 6010 and 7018 SMAW, and oxyfuel cutting. Beau Griffin place 8th in this year's competition.
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Are you compassionate, detail oriented, have patience and physical stamina? Do you dream of a career helping others? Applications are open for the Practical Nursing program at Pontotoc Technology Center. Details at: https://www.pontotoctech.edu/PracticalNursing
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Small Engine Repair and Maintenance - February 22nd - Are you frustrated with your lawn equipment not operating correctly? Learn to troubleshoot common problems using a systematic approach. You'll learn the basics of maintaining your small engines and understanding how to keep them in tip top condition throughout the year - including zero turn mowers, leaf blowers, and string trimmers. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTU2MzU%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTQ5NDM%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Join us in recognizing CareerTech Education Month as we celebrate over 100 years of training skilled professionals who drive the success of our state. From innovation to dedication, Oklahoma is truly powered by CareerTech! https://youtu.be/GmcBJsx-lxs #CTEMonth #OklahomaSuccess #OKCareerTech
2 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
Nighttime training for our Lineworker students.
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Person climbing a utility pole with another person in the bucket lift in the foreground.
“Someday, I’ll learn how to sew.” Is this you? Why not turn “someday” into “today?” You don’t need any experience or knowledge to get started. This class is designed for the beginner. We’ll even have the equipment needed for some hands-on learning! Class begins on February 13th and meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30PM - 8:30PM. Class ends on February 29th. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2MzA%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Celebrating Career and Technical Education Appreciation Month! Pontotoc Tech takes pride being part of our state’s robust CareerTech system, shaping a skilled workforce pipeline for the success of Oklahoma businesses. Join us in recognizing #OKCareerTech's efforts to address the skilled worker shortage through credentials, certifications, and tailored training for our valued industry partners. Oklahoma is powered by CareerTech! #CTEMonth #OKCareerTech #PoweredByCareerTech
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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The U.S. still faces a nursing shortage, primarily due to increased demand for services coupled with a large number of nurses retiring from the workforce. If you’re interested in a Nursing career, consider the PTC PN program? https://www.pontotoctech.edu/PracticalNursing
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Amateur Radio Technician License Prep Course - Class begins SOON! February 1st - March 28th (Meets Thursday evenings 6:30-8:30). No Charge for Course - Testing Fees and License Fees apply if you choose to become certified. Book Purchase Required (from Amazon or ARRL): "ARRL Ham Radio License Manual 5th Edition - Study Guide with Question Pool to Pass the Technician Class Amateur Radio exam" Click for info and/or to sign up: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2Mjc%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Would you like to learn how to sew, but have no experience? Maybe now is the perfect time to get started! This basic Introduction to Sewing class will cover all the basics. No prior knowledge or equipment needed. You come with a desire to learn and we’ll provide the rest! Beginning on February 13th the class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30PM - 8:30PM. Class ends on February 29th. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2MzA%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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OSBI Representative and Criminalist, Constance Lansdale, M.S., spent the afternoon with our Biotechnology students today. She shared the variety of science related career options available at the OSBI - including the types of degrees required for each path. Thank you Constance for taking the time to inform and encourage our students today!
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports an expected 5% growth of LPNs until 2032, which is faster than average. Today is the perfect time to start preparing for your new career! PN Applications Now Open! https://www.pontotoctech.edu/PracticalNursing
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Small Engine Repair - February 22nd - Are you frustrated with your lawn equipment not operating correctly? Learn to troubleshoot common problems using a systematic approach. You'll learn the basics of maintaining your small engines and understanding how to keep them in tip top condition throughout the year - including zero turn mowers, leaf blowers, and string trimmers. Details and/or Enroll at: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTU2MzU%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTQ5NDM%3D&autobill=MQ%3D%3D&userid=NzM%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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Amateur Radio Technician Pre Course - February 1st - this course is designed to instruct you on being an amateur radio technician. A test is required at the end to become certified. This course instruction is provided at no cost however, there will be a cost for the test and for the actual license. A book is required and can be purchased from ARRL or Amazon. The book title is ARRL Ham Radio License Manual 5th edition-Study Guide with Question Pool to Pass the Technician Class Amateur Radio exam. Click to sign up! https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course_bl/index.php?sesid=NTc2Mjc%3D&userid=NzM%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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LPNs can work in a variety of industries and locations, including: Nursing Care Facilities, Offices of Physicians, General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, Home Health Care, Assisted Living Facilities, and more. Become an LPN - https://www.pontotoctech.edu/PracticalNursing
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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PTC Welding students finished framing for the ECU Baseball team's outdoor hitting facility. Students learned well how to battle the elements during the fridge temperatures and gusting winds.
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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People on a lift welding overhead iron frame
People on a lift welding overhead iron frame
If you've ever thought about becoming a Dental Assistant, now may be the perfect time to kick off a new career! The PTC Dental Assisting class begins Monday, January 29th. The class meets Monday and Wednesday evenings, 5:30pm - 8:30pm and runs through May 15th. For details or to enroll, call 580-310-2248 or visit: https://www.careertechweb.org/ptc/course/index.php?sesid=NTc0NjI%3D&campusid=NA%3D%3D&tid=NTY3NDM%3D&autobill=MA%3D%3D&userid=Njk%3D
3 months ago, Pontotoc Tech
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